The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Storage Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Engineer
Rank 565 559 535
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 88 104 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 62 55
Median daily rate £375 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £27.38 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 - £31.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Storage Engineer in the job title.

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK.

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 82 £375 -6.25% 13
London -13 24 £400 +5.26% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 23 £318 -
North East - 23 £318 -
Tyne and Wear - 23 £318 -
South East +22 22 £400 - 5
City of London +10 7 £425 +13.33% 1
Berkshire - 7 £400 - 1
North West +13 6 £375 -
Hampshire -1 6 £475 +18.75% 1
Surrey +12 5 £400 - 1
Scotland +7 4 £400 +21.76%
Manchester +2 4 £350 -
Edinburgh +14 3 £400 -11.11%
East of England +10 3 £255 +8.97%
Aldershot - 3 - - 1
Reading - 3 £400 - 1
Cambridgeshire +23 2 - -
West Midlands -32 2 - - 1
Mayfair - 2 £325 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £200 -
Camberley - 2 £475 -
Wokingham - 2 £425 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £363 -
County Antrim - 2 £200 -
Belfast - 2 £200 -
Birmingham - 2 - - 1
Guildford - 2 - - 1
Harrow - 2 £400 -
Oxford - 2 £363 -

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Storage Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 92 (49.20%) SAN
2 87 (46.52%) EMC
3 82 (43.85%) Windows
4 78 (41.71%) HP
5 69 (36.90%) VMware
6 54 (28.88%) Cisco
6 54 (28.88%) Linux
7 48 (25.67%) 3PAR
8 45 (24.06%) EMC VNX
8 45 (24.06%) Microsoft
8 45 (24.06%) NetApp
9 42 (22.46%) Security Cleared
10 40 (21.39%) ITIL
11 39 (20.86%) Data Centre
12 38 (20.32%) Unix
12 38 (20.32%) Migration
12 38 (20.32%) Brocade
13 37 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 32 (17.11%) SC Cleared
15 29 (15.51%) Replication
15 29 (15.51%) Windows Server
16 28 (14.97%) Finance
17 26 (13.90%) NetBackup
17 26 (13.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 25 (13.37%) EMC VMAX
19 24 (12.83%) HP Storage
19 24 (12.83%) Fibre Channel
19 24 (12.83%) Symantec
19 24 (12.83%) NAS
20 21 (11.23%) Windows Server 2012

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.28%) OpenStack
2 5 (2.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.14%) Apache
3 4 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.07%) IIS
6 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.53%) JBoss
6 1 (0.53%) SAS
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.14%) Office 365
3 3 (1.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 92 (49.20%) SAN
2 24 (12.83%) Fibre Channel
2 24 (12.83%) NAS
3 15 (8.02%) DNS
4 11 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 8 (4.28%) DHCP
5 8 (4.28%) Firewall
5 8 (4.28%) NetScaler
6 7 (3.74%) DMZ
6 7 (3.74%) Internet
7 5 (2.67%) FCoE
7 5 (2.67%) VLAN
8 4 (2.14%) VPN
9 3 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.60%) IPsec
9 3 (1.60%) MPLS
9 3 (1.60%) OSPF
9 3 (1.60%) SSL
9 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.53%) DB2
4 1 (0.53%) MySQL
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 28 (14.97%) Finance
2 8 (4.28%) Financial Institution
3 6 (3.21%) Banking
4 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.07%) Billing
5 2 (1.07%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.06%) EMC VNX
2 39 (20.86%) Data Centre
3 29 (15.51%) Replication
4 25 (13.37%) EMC VMAX
5 24 (12.83%) HP Storage
6 11 (5.88%) CLARiiON
6 11 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (5.35%) HP StoreVirtual
8 8 (4.28%) Celerra
8 8 (4.28%) Clustering
9 6 (3.21%) VCE vBlock
10 5 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.67%) Symmetrix
10 5 (2.67%) Symmetrix DMX
11 4 (2.14%) Device Driver
12 3 (1.60%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.60%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.60%) NHS
13 2 (1.07%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 82 (43.85%) Windows
2 54 (28.88%) Linux
3 38 (20.32%) Unix
4 29 (15.51%) Windows Server
5 21 (11.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (10.70%) AIX
7 19 (10.16%) Solaris
8 16 (8.56%) HPUX
9 15 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (7.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (6.42%) Data ONTAP
12 10 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (2.14%) VMS
14 2 (1.07%) SUSE
15 1 (0.53%) CentOS
15 1 (0.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.39%) ITIL
2 38 (20.32%) Migration
3 18 (9.63%) Service Delivery
4 13 (6.95%) Change Management
5 12 (6.42%) Problem Management
6 11 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (5.35%) Release Management
7 10 (5.35%) Server Virtualisation
8 9 (4.81%) Change Control
8 9 (4.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (4.28%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (3.74%) Data Migration
11 6 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.21%) Incident Management
11 6 (3.21%) QMS
11 6 (3.21%) Quality Management
11 6 (3.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (2.67%) Capacity Management
12 5 (2.67%) Project Management
12 5 (2.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.49%) SQL
2 11 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.60%) Perl
3 3 (1.60%) VBScript
4 2 (1.07%) Korn
4 2 (1.07%) Python
4 2 (1.07%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.53%) Java
5 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.53%) PHP
5 1 (0.53%) R
5 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (22.46%) Security Cleared
2 32 (17.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.67%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.67%) HP ASE
4 5 (2.67%) HPE ATP
5 4 (2.14%) Degree
5 4 (2.14%) EMCSA
6 3 (1.60%) RHCT
7 2 (1.07%) CCNP
8 1 (0.53%) CCNA
8 1 (0.53%) EMCISA
8 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.53%) NCDA
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) SLA
2 2 (1.07%) BS7799
2 2 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.53%) JSP 440
System Software
1 37 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 15 (8.02%) NFS
4 14 (7.49%) Active Directory
5 11 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (4.81%) XenApp
7 6 (3.21%) vSphere
8 5 (2.67%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.60%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.07%) Firmware
10 2 (1.07%) SRDF
10 2 (1.07%) vCloud
10 2 (1.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.07%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.53%) StorNext
11 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (13.90%) NetBackup
1 26 (13.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 21 (11.23%) Tivoli
3 20 (10.70%) HP Data Protector
4 10 (5.35%) EMC NetWorker
5 9 (4.81%) EMC VPLEX
6 4 (2.14%) WSUS
7 3 (1.60%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.60%) Puppet
7 3 (1.60%) SCCM
8 2 (1.07%) SCOM
8 2 (1.07%) Simpana
8 2 (1.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.53%) Control-M
9 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.53%) vMotion
9 1 (0.53%) vRealize
9 1 (0.53%) Xymon
Vendors
1 87 (46.52%) EMC
2 78 (41.71%) HP
3 69 (36.90%) VMware
4 54 (28.88%) Cisco
5 48 (25.67%) 3PAR
6 45 (24.06%) Microsoft
6 45 (24.06%) NetApp
7 38 (20.32%) Brocade
8 24 (12.83%) Symantec
9 18 (9.63%) Citrix
10 17 (9.09%) Isilon
11 13 (6.95%) IBM
12 9 (4.81%) Red Hat
13 8 (4.28%) Veritas
14 7 (3.74%) CommVault
15 6 (3.21%) Dell
15 6 (3.21%) Hitachi
15 6 (3.21%) Veeam
16 3 (1.60%) Blue Coat
16 3 (1.60%) Fujitsu
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